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Make miniature paper Christmas houses with stunning metallic accents using the Foil Quill and a Silhouette Cameo cutting machine. Free SVG cut files. I have been so excited to get my hands on the new Foil Quill ever since I first heard about it. It's a tool that works with Silhouette, Cricut, Brother and Sizzix machines and allows you to...
Add a handmade touch to your Thanksgiving table this year with these two cute stamped Thanksgiving craft ideas. I love to add pretty handmade touches to the Thanksgiving table. It's kind of the biggest meal of the year, after all, so why not make it extra special?! Today I'm going to show you how I created two fun projects for...

Halloween Food Ideas

Every year my mom throws a spooky dinner for Halloween where we eat Halloween themed food. It's a tradition that we all love. It started as a way for her to make sure we ate something other than candy on Halloween, but now we do it just because it's fun to have an excuse to make edible worms and...
Make an easy, no-sew Carmen Miranda Halloween costume using items from the thrift store. Some years I spend a month sewing Halloween costumes (like the year the whole family went as Disney Villains) and sometimes I need something I can throw together in an hour. But either way, I want my kids to have a magical time dressing up on...
Paint pumpkins with a faux watercolor technique using Sharpie markers. I have a really fun pumpkin painting technique to share with you today. If you have been around here for a while, you will know that I might be slightly obsessed with pumpkin painting ideas. I just love a good painted pumpkin! Today's pumpkin painting technique is really easy... anyone...
How we updated the look of our 80's split entry home on a budget. It's been almost five years since we bought our little 80's split level home in the country. We love living here. But let's face it... the 80's were not the best years for architecture. Our split level home really needed some updating, but we didn't want...
Learn how to make giant paper sunflowers out of cardstock. Free SVG cut files and printable templates. Y'all know I'm obsessed with giant paper flowers. I've used them for all sorts of things. I decorated a Christmas tree with paper flowers, I made a giant paper flower American flag and I've even gathered all of the best free paper flower...
Make a cute DIY wood sign that's interchangeable for different holidays. I love a decoration that can be switched out for different holidays. I just think it's so much fun! Plus it means the decor doesn't have to sit around taking up space in the off season. Today I'm going to show you how to make this vertical wooden sign...
Use adhesive craft vinyl to decorate faux pumpkins with a whimsical folk art design. Free cut file! I've been obsessed with Mexican embroidery and Scandinavian folk art designs lately. I love the style so much that I've been looking for ways to incorporate it more into my life. Cue folk art pumpkins! I just had to give it a try. And...
Make a gorgeous gold embossed phone case using stamps, embossing powder and a heat tool. Today's project is a fun one. Have you ever used embossing powder? It's the coolest stuff. It makes a gorgeous raised design and since today I'm using metallic embossing powder, my final design is shiny gold. It's an easy technique to use, but the results...